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Opportunities for Growth in Manufacturing Technology in the Coming Year

At AMT’s 2021 MFG Meeting and MTForecast conference, Mark Killion, CFA, director of U.S. industry for Oxford Economics, will discuss his forecast for manufacturing and the machine tool sector and where the biggest growth opportunities lie in the next ...

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By Patrick McGibbonSep 24, 2021

At AMT’s 2021 MFG Meeting and MTForecast conference, Mark Killion, CFA, director of U.S. industry for Oxford Economics, will discuss his forecast for manufacturing and the machine tool sector and where the biggest growth opportunities lie in the next ...

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By Benjamin MosesSep 24, 2021

Episode 57: Steve explains why electric motorcycles are failing and he’s part of the problem! Ben pivots to the success of robotics in woodworking. Stephen quotes some Wall Street nerds with their take on additive manufacturing in/for space.

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By Stephen LaMarcaSep 24, 2021

10 examples of 3D printing recycled plastic. Additive makes a positive impact on society. First manufacturing day in Houston. China’s 3D-printed park. Robotic carpentry.

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By John TurnerSep 23, 2021

Today, a business’s shop floor network, its operational technology (OT) network, faces essentially the same security threats as their general business network, or information technology (IT) network. Fortunately, the same technologies are available to ...

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By Patrick McGibbonSep 21, 2021

July 2021 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $162.3 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

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By Stephen LaMarcaSep 17, 2021

Career day: F1 CNC machinist. Kennametal’s additive carbide powder. Wilson serves up some additive. Made in space 2021.

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By Vanesa PowersSep 16, 2021

In the age of digital manufacturing, data systems have become more critical. The migration to these services from physical or existing digital systems requires thorough planning and a solid connection to business processes.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterSep 15, 2021

Plans are underway for the Western Hemisphere’s largest manufacturing technology show, IMTS 2022, taking place Sept. 12-17, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Registration is now open!

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By Amber ThomasSep 14, 2021

On Sept. 3, the EPA announced plans to initiate new rule-making to reduce exposure to the five persistent bioaccumulative toxic (PBT) chemicals it banned in January, including one widely used in manufacturing, PIP (3:1). The EPA also extended the date ...

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By Carlos MorteraSep 14, 2021

The news from our neighbors south of the border is here. Tier-one automotive continues to expand in Mexico with investments from Draxton, Mayco, Eastek, and Phillips. But it’s not all about vehicles. Medical and textiles see developments as well. ...

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